2008-03-27 - NeuStar and Afilias AGP Modification Proposals

Summary

Board approves .BIZ and .INFO amendments and authorizes the President and General Counsel to take such actions as appropriate to implement the amendments.

Text

Whereas, NeuStar and Afilias have submitted proposed amendments to Appendix 7 of the .BIZ and .INFO gTLD Registry Agreements in order to address excessive deletions in the .BIZ and .INFO gTLDs.

Whereas, ICANN has evaluated the proposed amendments as a new registry service via the Registry Services Evaluation Policy and as a contract amendment requiring public comment and Board approval.

Whereas, the evaluation under the threshold test of the Registry Services Evaluation Policy found no likelihood of security and stability or competition issues associated with the proposals.

It is hereby RESOLVED( 2008.03.27.02), ) that the .BIZ and .INFO amendments are approved, and the President and General Counsel are authorized to take such actions as appropriate to implement the amendments.

Implementation Actions

  •  Execute Amendment to .BIZ Agreement
    • Responsible entity: ICANN Staff
    • Due date: None provided 
    • Completion date: 3 April 2008
  • Execute Amendment to .INFO Agreement
    • Responsible entity: ICANN Staff
    • Due date: None provided
    • Completion date: 16 May 2008

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